From: Lois Goldthwaite (loisg_at_[hidden])
Date: 2001-10-02 08:04:34
> Message: 5
> Date: Sun, 23 Sep 2001 14:27:38 -0000
> From: williamkempf_at_[hidden]
> Subject: Re: Threads, C, C++ and portability
> --- In boost_at_y..., Jens Maurer <Jens.Maurer_at_g...> wrote:
> > williamkempf_at_h... wrote:
> > > I don't believe Solaris has a POSIX
> > > implementation of threads,
> > From reading Solaris man-pages, I got the impression that there
> > *is* indeed a POSIX threads implementation on Solaris, in
> > addition to its proprietary threading interface.
> Well, I'm going purely on info being passed to me. I have no access
> to Solaris or its documentation.
> Bill Kempf
Many vendors have their docs available on line these days. Some starting
Solaris and Sun compilers: http://docs.sun.com/
Note that Solaris is effectively free these days
and while the Forte compiler isn't free, they do
offer a download for 30-day trials.
My experience a few years ago was that Solaris x86
tracked Solaris-Sparc very closely, apart from endianness.
And yes, there is a Posix threads interface on Solaris;
that's what the manuals recommend using.
Hewlett Packard: http://docs.hp.com/
64-bit C++ ABI for Itanium: http://www.codesourcery.com/cxx-abi/
Comeau C++: http://www.comeaucomputing.com/4.0/docs/
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